The first table below looks at the demand for Visualforce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualforce over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 123 118 132
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% 0.54% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate £475 £438 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +62.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £428 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £528 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
543 552 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.03% 22.46% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 208 264
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 71 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Visualforce
South East

Visualforce
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visualforce across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Visualforce Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Visualforce
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Visualforce across the Berkshire region.

Visualforce Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Visualforce
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualforce across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Visualforce Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Visualforce
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 1 £475 +8.57% 1
Slough - 1 £310 -
Visualforce
South East

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Visualforce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visualforce.

1 10 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 10 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 7 (70.00%) Force.com
3 6 (60.00%) Mason
3 6 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (60.00%) SaaS
3 6 (60.00%) CRM
4 5 (50.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) User Stories
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) SAP
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) UML
6 2 (20.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) SOA
7 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) JDA
7 1 (10.00%) SAP BW

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Visualforce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visualforce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Force.com
2 6 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (60.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Trainer
3 2 (20.00%) Trainer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Mason
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) DTV
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) User Stories
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) JDA
3 1 (10.00%) Siebel
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago